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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Holden Corner, Southborough

Sold STC £265,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • In Need Of Full Renovation
  • Spacious Garden In Need Of Loving Attention
  • Must Be Seen To Be Appreciated
  • Potential For Off-Road Parking
  • Beautiful Semi-Rural Location By Holden Pond
  • Close By Woodland Walks
  • Within Walking Distance Of Southborough Common & Southborough High Street
  • Stone's Throw From Children's Play Area
  • Chain-Free

Full description

CHAIN FREE-Guide Price £265,000 to £285,000 - An exciting opportunity to renovate this charming, two double bedroom Victorian home in Holden Corner, Southborough. The property, is in need of loving restoration and has the benefit of many period features, a spacious garden and potential for off-road parking to be re-instated. Holden Corner sits on the fringes of Southborough and Southborough Common with the popular Holden Pond just minutes’ walk away. Holden Corner is a semi-rural location surrounded by lovely woodland walks, yet is still within easy walking distance of Southborough high street. The team at LeGrys expect high levels of interest so will be holding an open day on Saturday 16th December between 12 Midday and 2:00pm. Please call our sales team in Southborough to arrange your viewing.

A pathway leads through the front garden to the entrance stable door. Inside the living room is immediately to the right hand side.

The living room is spacious, with an attractive period fireplace creating a focal point in the room. To either side of the chimney breast are fitted cupboards for storage. In addition the living room has a dual opening double glazed window and original picture rails.

Behind the living room is the dining room, a spacious light and airy room. The dining room has lovely stripped original wooden flooring, an electric log burner effect fire and a large cupboard beneath the stairs.

Sitting immediately behind the dining room is the kitchen, with eye-level and lower cupboards, inset sink/drainer along with a window and door to the garden.

Completing the ground floor is the utility space (with plumbing for washing machine) and bathroom which comprises of a bath, WC, wash basin and obscured window.

On the first floor there are two double bedrooms, the master bedroom sitting at the front of the house.

The master bedroom is a generous double room with dual opening double glazed window to front and a large fitted cupboard over the stairs.

Bedroom two is another double bedroom with a large window allowing plenty of light along with lots of space for free-standing furniture. The second bedroom also houses the Viessmann combination boiler, fitted approx. one year ago.

The garden is currently rather overgrown however, once cleared it could be quite a size. In addition the garden benefits from a greenhouse and a garden storage unit. The front garden previously provided space for two cars to park off-road, which could be reinstated with ease.

The house is well situated for a range of shops and services close by with many of the well-known high street retailers in the Royal Victoria Place Shopping Centre as well as the more individual independent shops and restaurateurs in both Tunbridge Wells High Street and Southborough High Street as well as the historic Pantiles.

Tunbridge Wells is home to a number of well-regarded schools the closest being the highly regarded Southborough Primary. Nearby Secondary schools include Skinners Grammar School, Tunbridge Wells Boys Grammar & Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar, (TWGGS). Aside from the Grammar schools, there are a number of other choices including the Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, St Gregory’s Catholic School and the Skinners Academy. 

For leisure, Knights Park offers a multi-screen cinema complex, a bowling alley and health/fitness club for those looking for activities close by as well as a number of Parks and recreation grounds, the closest being Southborough Common, Pennington Park and The Ridgeway, all offering a range of activities depending on your preferences. Further facilities are available on the fringes of the town and in the surrounding countryside for a range of activities such as golf, cycling, horse riding, sailing and many others.

Transport links from Holden Corner are excellent with High Brooms Main Line Station approximately a 20-25 minute walk offering a regular service to London (to the North) and Hastings (to the South). The A21 is easily accessible just North of Southborough which gives access to the coast (to the South) and the M25 (to the North). Gatwick Airport is also within easy reach being around 25 miles away. Bus routes run to Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge and Sevenoaks.

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08 December 2017


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